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Sharks full back Brett Kearney is promoted to the run-on side while Amos Roberts comes onto the wing. Joel Monaghan and Ben Harris will be in the centres.
Utility Ben Hornby has been called up to take a bench spot while Dragons team mate Ben Creagh has been named as 18th man.
Parramatta's Chad Robinson has been named on the City bench.
The decision means the match will feature the 12-4 interchange format rather than the current National Rugby League system of 10-4.
Coach: Laurie Daley
1. Brett Kearney (Sharks) 2. Amos Roberts (Roosters) 3. Joel Monaghan (Raiders) 4. Ben Harris (Cowboys) 5. Anthony Quinn (Storm) 6. Todd Carney (Raiders) 7. Brett Finch (Eels) 8. Brett White (Storm) 9. Danny Buderus (c) (Knights) 10. Anthony Laffranchi (Titans) 11. Nathan Hindmarsh (Eels) 12. Andrew Ryan (Bulldogs) 13. Craig Fitzgibbon (Roosters)
(One to be omitted)
Coach: Tim Sheens